Saturday, June 4, 2016 to Sunday, June 5, 2016
Saturday, July 16, 2016 to Sunday, July 17, 2016
Saturday, July 30, 2016 to Sunday, July 31, 2016
Saturday, August 13, 2016 to Sunday, August 14, 2016
Travel on replicas of our original 1903 Great Western liveried bogie carriages, with goods wagons and brake van attached, and watch the shunting at each end of the trip. The 'Vintage Trains' depart Llanfair Caereinion at 11:05 and 14:35, or from Welshpool at 13:05 and 16:15 (no return train available from Llanfair Caereinion).
Our other departues on the day will be hauled by one of our other steam locomotives, with passenger accommodation in our regular Austrian and Hungarian carriages.
Normal fares apply on all trains.
Travel on the special evening train from Llanfair Caereinion; at Welshpool we will serve your choice of meal to enjoy on the return journey, with a pause at Castle Caereinion (weather permitting). Advance booking essential - further details on our Fish and Chips Train page.
This special train will operate in addition to our daytime 'Blue' service.
Ordinary fares apply on our daytime service, but special fares will be applicable on the evening Fish & Chips train.
Bookings for the evening Fish and Chip train close on Monday 23rd May.
Sunday, July 24, 2016
Travel in the luxurious first class Sierra Leone Railway carriage en-route to Welshpool or return on an extra afternoon departure from Llanfair Caereinion. Includes afternoon tea on train. Spaces limited - advance booking strongly advised. Further details to follow.
Special fares will apply on the 'Afternoon Tea' train, but ordinary fares apply on our ordinary 'Yellow' service.
Experience the W&LLR in pre-preservation times as it served the agricultural community. Travel on our replica 1903 carriages, watch demonstration freight movements and trans-shipment, and admire vintage road vehicles.
A special timetable will be in operation. Further details to follow.
Friday, September 2, 2016 to Sunday, September 4, 2016
Our biggest event of the year, now over three days. Every operating engine will be in use. Traction engines, steam cars and lorries, a model railway exhibition, demonstrations and trade stands, and a shuttle bus to the associated Llanfair Garden railway Show up the hill at Llanfair High School.
All passenger trains hauled by our vintage diesels, and our collection of military and industrial diesels out for demonstrations. Shock/horror: NO steam locomotives on this day!
A special timetable will operate. Further details to follow.
Saturday, December 19, 2015 to Sunday, December 20, 2015
Saturday, December 10, 2016 to Sunday, December 11, 2016
Saturday, December 17, 2016 to Monday, December 19, 2016
10th/11th & 17th/18th/19th of December. Trains leave Llanfair Caereinion frequently to take adults and children to meet Santa and receive a gift. Mince pies, mulled wine and fruit drinks are served on your return to Llanfair.